Surgical Technologist - Surgical Licensed Practical Nurse

Ascension Health Binghamton , NY 13901

Posted 2 weeks ago

We Are Hiring

Lourdes Hospital in Binghamton, NY. has an immediate need for a full time Surgical Technologist or a Surgical Licensed Practical Nurse. Shift info: 10 -hour rotating day shifts, Monday-Friday

In this role, you will facilitate the safe and efficient performance of surgical procedures within our operating suites. As a valuable member of the Surgical Team, your expertise in the theory and application of sterile and aseptic techniques combined with your knowledge of human anatomy, surgical procedures, and implementation tools and technologies will provide safe and effective surgical procedures for our patients.

  • $7,500 Sign-On Bonus*

Why Lourdes?

We are growing!

Currently a 257-bed facility, Lourdes is dedicated to delivering Healthcare That Works, Healthcare That is Safe, and Healthcare That Leaves No One Behind.

With 11 Surgical Suites, including 2 New state-of-art Advanced Minimally Invasive Suites to accommodate da Vinci Robotic procedures our highly-trained surgeons, anesthesiologists and nursing staff provide every patient with safe, high quality, comprehensive healthcare in a dignified and compassionate environment.

Lourdes is the only hospital in the area that offers MAKO Robotic-Arm Assisted Total Knee replacement as a treatment option for adults living with mid to late-stage Osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee.

Our surgeons are some of the best in class members of our Medical Staff. Lourdes is recognized as a Center for Joint and Orthopedic Surgery, Center for Bariatric Surgery and the first hospital in the area to utilize the daVinci Robotics and Mayko Robotic Arm assisted surgery devices. We perform approximately 2,789 inpatient and 16,693 outpatient Surgical visits per year.

You will work your shift and not have to worry about being on-call. Our staffing includes: 2 RNs and 2 Scrub Techs in each O.R. Suite. Staff are scheduled for 3 shifts which has eliminated on-call responsibilities.

Compensation/Benefits:

At Ascension, we care for the people who are the foundation of our work to fulfill our mission: our associates.

We offer a comprehensive benefit package inclusive of medical, dental, vision, retirement, and generous PTO. Associates can also take advantage of other great benefits like tuition reimbursement or adoption assistance.

What You Will Do

  • Prepare the surgical operating suite with sterile drapes and sterile solutions as well as appropriate sterile and non-sterile instruments and supplies.

  • Handle required/requested instruments and supplies to surgeon during surgery.

  • Assist with patient preparing, transporting, positioning and draping patients.

  • Maintain instruments in an organized manner and monitor/track instruments counts throughout procedures.

What you will Need

Required Credentials:

  • Certified BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Certified Surgical Tech credentialed from the National Health Association obtained within 24 Months (2 years) of hire date or job transfer date. If not certified at time of hire or grandfathered. Must meet NYS "diligent & thorough effort" standards.

Education:

  • Trade School

  • Graduate of nationally accredited education program for Surgical Technologist program is required OR has completed an appropriate training program for surgical technology in the USAF or public health commissioned corps; OR provides evidence of being employed as a surgical technologist for a minimum of 1 year within the 4 yrs. immediately prior to 1/1/15.

Work Experience:

  • One year experience preferred.

Ready to fulfill your calling with a company that cares? Apply today

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccp_eeo_supplement_final_jrf_qa_508c.pdf

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.


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Ascension Health